Prisaa 7 to get 4 awards-A A +A
Sunday, March 30, 2014
THE Region 7 delegation will receive awards in the National Private Schools Athletic Association (Prisaa) meet on April 6 to 12 in Tagum City.
Prisaa Region 7 official Bernard Ricablanca said they were informed that they will get three awards during the general assembly.
Former Prisaa president August Go and incumbent head Fr. Vic Uy will get the Dr. Dolores Siason Award for their contribution to Prisaa.
They will also get the Dr. Isidro Carino award, which is given to the top three performing regions. Region 7 is no. 1 followed by Region 4A and Region 6.
Prisaa 7 will also receive the Dr. Cecila Hechanova Award, which is given to the delegation with the top performing athletes. Region 7 is at No. 3 thanks to Loren Dale Echavez of the University of San Carlos. Echavez won six gold medals in swimming last year.
Region 7 will also get the Dr. Emmanuel Angeles Awards for winning the overall title from 2011 to 2013.
Uy said they are delighted by the recognition.
“I am happy and proud of our athletes and grateful for all the support of our school heads,” said Fr. Uy.
Meanwhile, Ricablanca said the delegation will leave on April 3 via Cagayan de Oro City. He also said the University of the Visayas basketball team has been preparing for the tournament by joining the Mandaue City and Cebu City Mayor’s Cup.
Published in the Sun.Star Cebu newspaper on March 31, 2014.